Travel Blogs from Prague
... and what we didn’t want to miss.
We started off dedicating our very first day for a cruise in the river. These small cruises offer the option to see most of the city’s monuments in a fast, small tour. However, you need to be lucky like us and get good weather and also remember to take a jacket along, not to feel chilly aboard.
Charles’ Bridge is definitely one ...
... a rainy afternoon. We perhaps headed there with a little too much excitement and hence when we found out we could order a tasting menu where we would get to try 10 different beers we immediately jumped at the opportunity.
After our first 10 beers each we were in an even better mood and with the rain still coming down outside it again seemed appropriate to continue trying some more of the 30 beers they had on tap. We then started up conversation with ...
... the river. However, after only a little while pedaling my thighs were feeling the burn. The Lennon wall was also pretty amazing! It is a wall in Prague that was originally filled with John Lennon inspired graffiti and messages of love and peace in the 1980's. In recent years, however, it has also inspired a couple of crude comments and inappropriate suggestions of where certain people might be able to put various body parts.
That night we celebrated ...
This is going to be a short blog as I'm writing it based on memory.
Vienna - Austria
Our first destination was Vienna. What do I remember about it? It's a modern city with alot of culture surrounding it, especially one of music.
Shopping wise we were focussed on buying Swarvoski crystals and I bought a nice pair of crystal cufflinks for myself.
We headed to Schonbrunn Palace with the walls all adorned in gold I ...
... is quite uneven so it makes your knees a bit shaky. We then went to the Jewish Museum - this museum was preserved by the Nazi's during the war as they had intended it to be a museum of the extinct race.
It was really interesting to see Prague after Vienna. There were so many things that related to each other - we saw many pieces of history in Vienna that were also referenced in Prague.